Friday, April 3, 2009

Firestone Auto Internships

Firestone is recruiting summer interns in various locations in the Northeast. See the link below for more details.

Firestone Complete Auto Care, a division of Bridgestone Firestone Retail & Commercial Operations, LLC(BFRC) employs over 22,000 associates in North America. BFRC consists of more than 2,300 company-owned consumer and commercial stores in the United States and Canada and operates its own credit services and marketing operations. The store channels include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, Expert Tire, Mark Morris, Commercial and Farm Stores and GCR Tire Centers. With 2,300 locations across America and over $2 billion in tire and auto service sales, Firestone Complete Auto Care is the right place to build a career.

Summer Intern. The internship is designed to give students exposure to the automotive retail service industry. Firestone Complete Auto Care offers excellent career opportunities in a fast paced retail environment while earning very attractive wages. A career that begins in sales and management gives you a chance to improve your store's performance through your leadership and decisions. You'll work directly with your store team and your community to build relationships with your customers. Success at this level opens up a wealth of other career opportunities in line management or a functional support group on a district or national level. Involved in every aspect of the store operation, this position involves a commitment to building associate and customer satisfaction. While selecting, coaching and developing store associates, you'll be responsible for merchandising, advertising and promotion of our products and services. Success at this level can open up a wealth of additional challenging career opportunities for you.